General Studies I
The 2004 Tsunami made people realize that mangroves can serve as a reliable safety hedge against coastal calamities. How do mangroves function as a safety hedge?
|A||The mangrove swamps separate the human settlements from the sea by a wide zone in which people neither live nor venture out|
|B||The mangroves provide both food and medicines which people are in need of after any natural disaster|
|C||The mangrove trees are tall with dense canopies and serve as an excellent shelter during a cyclone or tsunami|
|D||The mangrove trees do not get uprooted by storms and tides because of their extensive roots|